This is the home of IDPA at Arnold Rifle and Pistol Club
International Defensive Pistol Association - IDPA in St. Louis, Missouri is growing and ARPC is leading the way. IDPA is competition, not training, however, over time, with practice you will be come proficient with your gun handling skills and techniques.
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2015 IDPA Missouri State BackStoppers Match
This years 2015 IDPA Missouri State BackStoppers Match will be held on September 11th and 12th 2015. This match will be limited to 120 Shooters with registration opening Friday Morning 9am March 13th.This is a charity match to benefit the BackStoppers organization. We specifically keep our entry fee low at $80 so that you can bid on silent auction items and raffles.
Range: Arnold Rifle and Pistol Club
Match Director: Jere Wilmering
Assistant Match Director: Vince Winkeler
Information including registration can be found at ---> 2015 IDPA Missouri State BackStoppers Match <---
New ARPC Rules on Non-Members shooting Matches
Non-members who wish to participate in IDPA matches who meet all of the following criteria shall not be subject to the “three visit rule”
1. Demonstrate that they are a current member of another recognized gun club
2. Demonstrate that they are a current member of the NRA
3. Demonstrate that they reside more than a one hour drive (one way) from ARPC
4. Pay a match fee that is three times the cost paid by ARPC members for the particular match (minimum non-member fee: $15.00, maximum: $25.00)
Range Marshall's will be policing this during all the different matches, please comply with the requests to see documentation.
If you don't meet all 4 rules outlined above then the 3 Visit Rule Applies, Please Respect this Rule
Want to be a bigger part of ARPC IDPA but don’t know who to ask? Become a Safety officer, Scorekeeper, Stage designer E-Mail Will at Jere4idpa@gmail.com
Remember that the new IDPA rulebook is in effect, you would benefit from studying it.. http://www.idpa.com/compete/rules